Java Textile

Batik Artist: Kangjeng Wonogiri

Batik Artist: Kangjeng Wonogiri

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Kangjeng Wonogiri dyer born Java 1875 /1895 – 1968/1972 Skirt cloth [kain panjang] Batik with ukel satriomanah design mid 20th century Surakarta Java Indonesia cotton, dyes batik 102.6 (h) x 251.8 (w) cm (NGA) Kangjeng Wonogiri dyer born Java 1875 /1895 – 1968/1972 Nyai Tumenggung Mardusari Court of The Mangkunegaran Surakarta Java Indonesia born Indonesia […]

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Lasem Traditional batik 45

Lasem Traditional batik 45

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Batik Hipwrap (‘Kain Panjang’) (TP) Probably made in Lasem, on Java’s north coast, this handsome old batik resembles the ones done for the Sumatra market in coloration and ‘kepala’ design, but not in the designs in the central field. Done in a combination of hand-drawn (‘tulis’) and stamp (‘tjap’) techniques, the patterns include phoenixes, butterflies […]

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Madura Traditional  batik 6

Madura Traditional batik 6

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Skirt cloth [kain panjang] with ganggong pattern Madura Indonesia cotton, dyes hand-drawn batik (NGA) Skirt [kain sarong] with Kapal Belanda pattern Madura Indonesia cotton, dyes hand-drawn batik (NGA) Skirt [kain sarong] in sarong form with oyot-oyotan pattern late 19th-20th century Madura Indonesia cotton, dyes hand-drawn batik 105.4 (h) x 189 (w) cm (NGA) Skirt [kain […]

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Batik Artist: Mohamad Hadi Traditional Batik 9

Batik Artist: Mohamad Hadi Traditional Batik 9

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Mohamad Hadi designer born Indonesia 1916 – 1983 The peasants’ grid design [ceplok tani] in skirt cloth [kain panjang] form 1965 Surakarta Java Indonesia cotton, natural dyes hand-drawn batik 105.4 (h) x 251.2 (w) cm MD. HADI SOLO 12.65 (NGA) Mohamad Hadi designer born Indonesia 1916 – 1983 The Basic Necessities of Life [Sandang pangan] […]

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Batik Artist: Njo Tan Sing Ing

Batik Artist: Njo Tan Sing Ing

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Nj. Lie Eng Soen (Indonesia, Java (?)), Lie Eng Soen (Indonesia, Java) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Kain Panjang Pagi Sore), circa 1950-circa 1960 Textile, Hand-drawn wax resist (batik) on machine-woven cotton, synthetic dyes, waxed signature, 42 x 98 1/2 in. (106.7 x 250.1 cm) Inger McCabe Elliott Collection (M.91.184.71) (CJB) Nj. Gan Sam Gie (Indonesia, Java […]

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Java North Coast Traditional Textiles 33

Java North Coast Traditional Textiles 33

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Sarong batik pasisir, woman’s skirt cloth, North Coast of Java, early to mid-20th century, hand-drawn batik on imported cotton, natural and aniline dyes. The composition, as was traditional in this area, drew inspiration from Dutch botanical illustrations. They strange hybrid tulips on the body of the cloth are quintessentially Dutch, and interestingly, are drawn on […]

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Batik Artist: Oei Khing Liem

Batik Artist: Oei Khing Liem

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Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Sarung), Oei Khing Liem (Indonesia, Java), 1937, Hand-drawn wax resist (batik) on machine-woven cotton, synthetic dyes, waxed signatur. (LC) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Sarung), Oei Khing Liem (Indonesia, Java), circa 1910, Hand-drawn wax resist on machine-woven cotton, synthetic dyes, waxed signature . (LC) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Sarung Dlorong Buketan), Oei Khing Liem (Indonesia, […]

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Batik Artist: Oey Soe Tjoen, 6

Batik Artist: Oey Soe Tjoen, 6

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Oey Soe Tjoen (Indonesia, Java, 1901 – 1975) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Kain Panjang), 1982 Textile, Hand-drawn wax resist (batik) on machine-woven cotton, synthetic dyes, 40 1/2 x 102 in. (103 x 259 cm) Inger McCabe Elliott Collection (M.91.184.300) (CJB) Oey Soe Tjoen (Indonesia, Java, 1901 – 1975) Woman’s Hip Wrapper (Sarung), circa 1950 Textile, Hand-drawn […]

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